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Vote For Your Favorite Atlantan In Our Bracket!

We want to know who YOUR favorite Atlantan is! We’ve narrowed it down to a Top 16 and are going to do this bracket-style. You know, just happens to coincide with a basketball thing going on right […]

92.9 The Game–04/09/2014

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VOTE: Send Your Favorite Braves to the All-Star Game

Vote now to send all your favorite Braves to the All-Star Game! Justin and B.J. Upton lead a group of eight Braves on the 2013 All-Star ballot, and now fans can vote online to send them […]

92.9 The Game–06/11/2013

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Georgia Debates Relaxing Gun Laws For Mentally Ill

While some states push to tighten gun control laws, some Georgia lawmakers are trying to ease rules preventing some mentally ill people from getting licenses to carry firearms.

03/07/2013

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Stadium Authority Approves Deal With Falcons On New Stadium

ATLANTA (WAOK) —UPDATED The Georgia World Congress Center Authority board voted Monday morning unanimously to approve terms to provide the framework for a deal on a new downtown stadium for the Atlanta Falcons. The board, […]

WAOK-AM–12/08/2012

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Talk Show Host Ousted After Calling Blacks ‘Bigots’

Well known afternoon drive-time talk  show host, Kevin Slaten, has ben let go from KFNS (590 AM) for making racial comments. During his live broadcast, he made remarks about the presidential election and that African-Americans voted […]

WAOK-AM–11/13/2012

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Sisters In Law: Pre-Election Special

On Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White it was all about Election Day!!!  The focus was on getting people out to vote on November 6, 2012.  Our special guest was Sisters In Law, Janice and Davida Mathis. […]

WAOK-AM–11/09/2012

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Opinion: Obamacare Should Win It For Mitt Romney

If you’re still looking for a reason to decide on which candidate to vote for, think about Obamacare and the fact that one report after another clearly shows that it’s going to cost the nation much, much more than originally stated by President Obama and his administration.

11/02/2012

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Lowery: All Whites Are Going To Hell

During a Go Out And Vote event here in Georgia, African-American civil rights advocate Rev. Joseph Lowery spoke to an audience of African-Americans about the importance of voting. In his speech he says  “that when he […]

WAOK-AM–11/01/2012

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Power Talk Exclusive Interview: Voters Sue Governor Nathan Deal On Charter School Amendment

Today on Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White we talked about the Charter School Amendment vote.  The controversy over the vote is mainly related to Governor Deal and his office having control over Charter Schools versus the […]

WAOK-AM–10/30/2012

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Republicans Use Image Of MLK To Woo Black Voters

In order to get more votes from the African-American community, the GOP chapter in Texas has decided to post a billboard with Martin Luther King’s picture on it. The billboards are posted in multiple African-American communities, and […]

WAOK-AM–10/29/2012

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